Category : Blog

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Walkerbot Appeal: Heidi’s story

12 June 2024
Heidi, 33, went to bed one night and woke up to find her whole life...
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Volunteers’ Week: John’s story

7 June 2022
From NHS employee to volunteer at Southmead Hospital “It was such a joy to work...
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From new beginnings to ultra marathons: James’ Story

1 June 2022
In 2018, on a period of gardening leave, I joined my local running club. I...
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London Marathon: Max’s story

28 March 2022
Running the London Marathon is an incredible experience. The atmosphere, the buzz and the feeling...
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World Kidney Day: Supporting Renal care

10 March 2022
World Kidney Day is a global campaign to raise awareness of the vital importance kidneys...
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International Women’s Day: Kat Tudor

8 March 2022
Alongside the 12,000 staff here at Southmead Hospital are a team of volunteers – over...
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International Women’s Day: Meet your Fresh Arts team

8 March 2022
At the heart of Southmead Hospital are 12,000 staff members who work around the clock...
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Meet the Team: Sustainable Development

12 October 2021
In October 2019, North Bristol NHS Trust made a public pledge to be carbon neutral...
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Ecotherapy aiding patient recovery

11 June 2021
Hannah is an occupational therapist working at the Head Injury Therapy Unit (HITU) at Frenchay....
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Leading dementia care in Bristol

27 May 2021
Jayne is a Dementia Specialist Practitioner offering support to patients, carers, and staff at North...
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Top tips for your Big Tea celebration

26 May 2021
Ian’s top tips on how to make the most of your Big Tea party This...
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“When the public supports NHS staff it really makes a difference.”

14 May 2021
Emma explains how your donations are making a difference to staff wellbeing.
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Captain Tom 100: 100 fundraising ideas

27 April 2021
Inspiration for your very own Captain Tom 100 challenge.
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Top 10 tips for online fundraising

27 April 2021
Hannah shares her tips so you can make the most of your online fundraising page.
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